Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg

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Ginsberg, Daisy

Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg is an artist, designer and writer, exploring the implications of emerging technologies, and seeking new roles for design. As Design Fellow on Synthetic Aesthetics (Stanford University/University of Edinburgh), she has curated an international project investigating the ‘design of nature’, developing novel modes of collaboration and critical discourse between art, design and synthetic biology. The project will be published in 2014 by MIT Press.  

Daisy studied Architecture at the University of Cambridge (MA), design at Harvard University and MA Design Interactions at the Royal College of Art, London. Her work has been exhibited and published internationally, including MoMA New York, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Israel Museum and the National Museum of China. Daisy publishes, teaches and lectures internationally. 

In 2011, her collaborative work E.chromi was nominated for Designs of The Year and Index Awards, and she won the World Technology Award for Design. Daisy received the first London Design Medal for Emerging Talent in 2012.